Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has invited Smt Sonia Gandhi and Shri Rahul Gandhi for the foundation stone laying ceremony and ‘bhumi pujan’ of the new building of Chhattisgarh Assembly in Nava Raipur.
The chief minister has written a letter requesting Smt. Sonia Gandhi to grace the occasion as the chief guest and Shri Rahul Gandhi to be the special guest of the event through video conferencing. The foundation stone laying ceremony will take place at 12 noon on August 28.
Mr Baghel said that since the formation of the state there was a need for a new state-of-the-art Chhattisgarh Assembly building, complying with the progress and aspirations of Chhattisgarh. Therefore, the Chhattisgarh government has decided to build a new building at Nava Raipur for the same.
Informing the two about the design of the new building, he said that a glimpse of Chhattisgarh’s vast culture and traditions could be visible at the new building. The building has been designed with state-of-the-art technology, keeping in mind the current and future administrative requirements of Chhattisgarh assembly and its members.
The chief minister conveyed that their presence will not only make the people of the state happy but will also encourage them.